September 20th, 2014 – Farmers Market

Fall Scents

Fall Candle ScentsFor those of you who love the scents of the fall season, Mary from Blissful Essence has been hard at work finishing her fall line of candles and tarts. The lineup includes:

  • Pumpkin Spice
  • Sage & Cinnamon
  • Orange Clove
  • Hansel & Grettel
  • Pumpkin Souffle

Last week Mary said she very nearly sold out of these seasonal scents. Get there early if you’re wanting any of these!

In The News

Central Sarasota Farmers Market is in news again. This time, our marketing and I.T. manager Christopher is being interviewed by Vanessa Caceres for Highlands Today, an edition of the Tampa Tribune. The discussion covers the different ways Central Market has presented educational opportunities and some of the plans and goals for the future. Read the article here.

Tim Brown and FamilyBrown’s Grove was featured in The Ticket’s Eat Near section written by Cooper Levey-Baker. Cooper talks with Tim Brown and his son Travis. They discuss the farm’s citrus focus, issues facing citrus farmers, the farm’s expansion into other crops like heirloom tomatoes and greens, and the nearly 100 years of Brown family farming in Sarasota. Read the article here.

Veteran’s Info

This week we will have a special guest at the market. Beth Napolitano from the Sarasota Veterans Center will be on hand providing educational tools and information for our veterans.